Have you ever had a moment or an experience that shaped your life?
Or were you ever surrounded by the worst circumstances that you didn’t know what to do next? I recently just traveled back from Ecuador and this trip was definitely an experience. (more…)
The one crucial piece of advice that I received when I was starting out was this: “Find Your Signature.”
Well that’s easier said then done.
As you know, every photographer is different. We all have a (more…)
Have you ever heard the phrase “Don’t blink or time will pass you by”?
I hear that saying in movies and it reminds everyone to embrace what they have in the moment and to live in the now which in someways it’s true. But here is the sad truth: The second that moment is gone, it’s gone forever. (more…)
When we begin our journey as an artist, it’s usually sparked by a piece of art that we’ve seen.
Whether it was in a museum, on Instagram or at a local art fair – we know the feeling of (more…)
There come’s a time in every artists career where you finish a body of work and then you sort of step back and say:
“Okay…what do I make next?”
We really don’t stay put and settle because as an artist, our skill (more…)
The path of an artist has developed a stereotype for years that the working artist is a “starving artist”.
But what defines a starving artist?
When I asked around the response was the same: A starving artist is someone who gives up the daily 9 to 5 grind and (more…)
I recently attended a workshop for Fujifilm and saw some of the latest X-series cameras.
I’ve never photographed with a Fujifilm camera before but I always wanted to try them out. The moment I arrived I noticed a small detail that just warmed my heart so much. (more…)
Have you ever said to yourself that there aren’t enough hours in the day?
Trust me when I say I know what you mean! Sometimes I feel as if I have so many things that need to get done: create new work, (more…)
Last weekend I actually did something that scared the crap out of me.
One of my awesome roller derby friends saw me taking photos of a game. She was getting married and asked me if I could help with (more…)
One of the many things that have tried to accomplish was the beautiful and magical sun star.
Sun stars are rays of light that come out into the shape of a star. This trick an be done with any shining light whether it is a street (more…)
You are going on the road!
One of the reasons why I fell in love with photography is the fact that you can travel all over the world and document your own personal memories. It’s one of the many perks of being a (more…)
Okay here is a scenario: You’ve just start your photography journey and become super excited in taking some awesome images. Then you realize that you actually like this and want to start creating great photos which means you want to take your photography to the next level. Sound familiar? Since we live in a world of instant (more…)